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FAQ: Ecamm Live System Requirements
FAQ: Ecamm Live System Requirements

Answers to our most frequently asked questions about Ecamm Live system requirements

Updated over a week ago

Do I need a Mac to use Ecamm Live?

Yes, Ecamm Live requires a Mac computer running macOS 10.14 or newer. Click below for a full list of system requirements.

Is there a PC version of Ecamm Live?

Ecamm Live is a Mac only software company. We do not have a PC version or have plans to develop one in the future. We recommend Vmix if you are a PC user.

Does Ecamm Live work on iPhones or iPads?

Since Ecamm Live is a Mac app and requires a Mac for use, we do not make a version which installs on any iOS or other mobile devices. However, there are two ways that Ecamm Live works with iOS devices. Please click the below for more information.

Can I use Ecamm Live on my Mac built before 2015?

While we recommend a Mac from 2015 or newer, Ecamm Live requires a Mac with hardware-accelerated video encoding, which you will find in most Macs manufactured after 2010. If your Mac does not have hardware-accelerated video encoding, you will need to use Ecamm Live on a newer Mac.

Please click below for a full list of requirements.

If I want to purchase a Mac for use with Ecamm Live what Mac should I buy?

For details on which Macs our developers recommend, check out this episode of our weekly show, Go LIVE Now!

What internet speed is required to use Ecamm Live?

An internet connection with an upload speed of at least 1 Mbps. 4 Mbps is required for HD quality.

How do I check my internet upload speed?

If you're not sure about your upload speed, run an online speed test, for example Ookla's When the test is complete, check the value for UPLOAD.

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